byDAVAR: The Vermont Jewish Women's History Project
Antoinette considers herself 'Jewish by discovery.' Her father's Italian Catholic family came from Sicily and her mother's Protestant family from England, Ireland and Scotland. Her parents eloped and were married by a Baptist minister in a small wedding. Antoinette was born in Washington, DC in 1945. Her mother brought up her two daughters in a local Baptist church, inculcating in them her personal values of tolerance and acceptance. Her mother worked as a secretary for the State Department and... Topics: Vermont, gemologist, Shir Shalom, Jewish Lights Publication
History in the Making - 2 Natural Strawberry Red Diamonds and one Natural Purplish Red Diamond with GIA certifications in 2006. By Peter-John Parisis, Graduate Gemologist 1.16 carats, Fancy Red Diamond, SI2 clarity, GIA 15584998 on December 8, 2006 cost was $1,000,000.00 (Diamond was just over 1 week old after certified.) Cut-Cornered Rectangular Modified Brilliant, 6.12 x 5.53 x 3.67 mm, Natural Fancy Red Even with Medium Blue Fluorescence Cert. Date November 30, 2006. 1.38 carats, cost on... Topics: Diamond, Diamonds, Red, Purplish, Natural, color, colors, colored, GIA, G.I.A., Gemological,...